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COVID-19: We are ready to lock down Bauchi LGA, but need more time, Bauchi governor declares

Tribune Online COVID-19: We are ready to lock down Bauchi LGA, but need more time, Bauchi governor declares Following the directive by the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 pandemic directing for the lockdown of Bauchi LGA, the State Governor, Senator Bala Mohammed Abdulkadir has declared that the state government is ready to comply but […]

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Alaro needs a police post

Tribune Online Alaro needs a police post I wish to use this medium to reach the Oyo State government and the Federal Government of Nigeria in relation to the condition of my community, Alaro, Ibadan. We are faced with serious security issues in this area. Although the landlords association of the area led by the […]

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Nigeria: Contribution of non-oil exports to economic growth

Tribune Online Nigeria: Contribution of non-oil exports to economic growth Nigeria’s revenue has consistently come from two sources: oil and non-oil. The former, which is oil, has historically been the most significant contributor to budget finance of the nation. Therefore, Nigeria is an economy that is mostly dependent on crude-oil and with the dwindling in […]

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Oshiomhole and the magnitude of his politics

Tribune Online Oshiomhole and the magnitude of his politics IN a season of partisan frenzy, with many red-eyed politicians focused on various power-grab projects, discipline, party supremacy and rule-governed processes become threatened, as it was in the enclave of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) until recently when a decisive presidential intervention was brought into […]

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COVID-19: Trump govt threatens foreign students with expulsion

Tribune Online COVID-19: Trump govt threatens foreign students with expulsion International students who are pursuing degrees in the United States will have to leave the country or risk deportation if their universities switch to online-only courses, Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced Monday. The move may affect thousands of foreign students who come to the United […]

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Cross River records first ever cases of coronavirus

Cross River State has recorded five cases of the novel coronavirus. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said this Monday night. This is the first time that positive results would be confirmed in the state since the outbreak of the disease in February. NCDC announced the development while confirming 575 new cases. These new […]

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Ondo election: APC names screening, appeals committees [Full list]

The Caretaker/Extra-Ordinary National Convention Planning Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has commenced preparation for the Ondo State governorship poll. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had fixed the election for October 10, 2020. On Monday, APC named ex-interim National Secretary, Tijjani Musa Tumsa to chair the committee to screen Ondo governorship aspirants. Umar […]

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BREAKING: Doctors down tools, abandon COVID-19 patients in Ondo

Medical doctors at the Infectious Disease Hospital, IDH, Akure, Ondo State have stopped attending to patients admitted at the facility. The development followed the increasing figures of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the Sunshine State. The doctors under the aegis of the National Association of Government General Medical and Dental Practitioners, NAGGMDP, blamed the state government […]